Kathryn Pooley is a Senior Hydrogeological Engineer based in Knight Piésold’s Vancouver office. She is a hydrogeological engineer with a background in Civil (Environmental) Engineering (B.Sc.) and Applied Environmental Geoscience (M.Sc.). Kathryn has over 14 years of experience in groundwater consulting, with expertise in water quality, regional and baseline hydrogeology, groundwater-surface water interaction, groundwater flow and transport modelling, risk assessment, and isotope hydrochemistry.
Kathryn’s work experience also includes project/task management, regulatory applications and compliance, and field work including large scale drilling programs. Kathryn has provided consulting services for the upstream oil and gas industry, government, and industrial facilities in Western Canada. She also has international experience in contaminated site characterization using stable isotopes. From 2018 to 2020, Kathryn co-instructed a course in Civil Engineering at the University of Alberta on environmental modelling and risk.